There are strange processes in the task manager

  1. Hi every one this is my first thread and I'm having a problem with my laptop so plz help me

    there is a strange processes in the task manger called diduytt.exe there is more than one but with the same name I can end all the processes except the last one I cant end it
    but after a while these processes start coming up again and my laptop start to heat up and I located
    the place of the processes every time I delete it it dose come back again
  2. Cobalt006

    Cobalt006 TS Guru Posts: 1,776   +241

    Not sure here but you may have a virus. Have you tried running a virus scan?
  3. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,383   +105

    Get Process Explorer (free) and trace where the process is linked too? Also did you installed anything prior to seeing this process being loaded?
  4. Darknissboy123

    Darknissboy123 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yea its a virus my anti virus found more than 100+ of this processes
  5. Cobalt006

    Cobalt006 TS Guru Posts: 1,776   +241

    You may want to jump over to the Virus and Anti Malware sub forum here and see if maybe this will help you out.
  6. Darknissboy123

    Darknissboy123 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    it did work thank you
  7. Darknissboy123

    Darknissboy123 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Ok I ended the processes on the task manger but now my anti virus keeps telling me that its still there and it did do that more than 200 times I'm not saying random numbers I'm pretty sure that it did tell more more than 200 that its there sorry for my bad English I hope you understand
  8. Cobalt006

    Cobalt006 TS Guru Posts: 1,776   +241

    If you still have the virus. Do as I suggested. Go to the virus and anti malware sub forum here. Broni should be able to help you remove the virus.
    Darknissboy123 and LookinAround like this.
  9. LookinAround

    LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491   +181

    I agree with Cobalt006. Definitely go to our malware forum for removal help. it's very likely a self-replicating virus. (They tend to generate those random names when they replicate to create a new process.) You will need assistance to successfully kill and remove it.

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